Education

MFA California College of Arts, San Francisco, Sculpture, 2002

BFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Fine Arts, 1997

High School New Orleans Center For Creative Arts, Visual Arts Program, 1991


Solo Exhibitions

2016 Blossoming, Barristers Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2015 Eyerose, Sternstudio, Vienna, Austria

2015 Draught, Treo (P3+ Exhibition), New Orleans, LA

2013 Portraits of a Burnt Wood, The Acadian Center for the Arts, Lafayette, LA 2011

Portraits of a Burnt Wood, Balor Arts Centre, Donegal, Ireland

Portraits of a Burnt Wood, Sternstudio, Vienna, Austria 2010 Hybrid Realities, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2005 Earose, Sylvia Schmidt Gallery, New Orleans, LA

Genetic Incarnation, University Of New Orleans, LA

2004 Transgenic Miracles, New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, LA 1998 The Medicine Show, The Waiting Room Gallery, New Orleans, LA


Selected Group Exhibitions

2017 The Dog Show, Studio Inferno, New Orleans, LA

2016 I am an Important Giant, Antenna Gallery

2014 Towards a New Paradigm, (curator and artist) Gallery 126, Galway, Ireland

2013 Her Infinite Variety, Barristers Gallery, New Orleans, LA

Class Reunion, Three Ring Circus, New Orleans, LA

2012. drawn/over/drawn, Wadesford Quay Gallery, Cork Ireland

drawn/over/drawn, The Drawing Project, Dublin Ireland 2010 Multispecies Salon, Kawliga Gallery, New Orleans, LA

Drawing on Sculpture, University of Dallas, Dallas TX 2009 Magical Botanical, Grand Isle Community Center, LA

The Morbid Anatomy Cabinet, Barrister’s Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2008. St. Claude Artist Collective (In Conjunction with Prospect 1 Biennial), New Orleans, LA

Global Warming at the Icebox, Crane Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA Glassell Film Screening, The Shaw Center, Baton Rouge, LA Southern Heat, Wilson Center for the Arts, Jacksonville, FL

2007 Florence Biennale, Fortezza da Basso, Florence Italy

Decatur Rodeo, French Quarter Fest, New Orleans, LA

2006 Katrina Exposed, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA

Fear of Water, Peligro Gallery, New Orleans, LA

A Celebration of Louisiana Artists, The Warehouse, Washington, DC 2005

Saltline Biennial, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL

New Orleans Diaspora, Eardrum Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Displaced Artists Invitational, Baton Rouge Gallery, New Orleans, LA Annual Faculty Invitational, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA Venus Envy, Oculus Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA

2004 DNA, University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL

Maiden Louisiana, Artist/Curator of exhibition, Big Top Gallery, New Orleans, LA

Opened in conjunction with the International Sculpture Center’s 2004 Fall Sculpture Symposium. Constructed Realities,The Influence of Science and Engineering in Contemporary Art Southeastern Louisiana Center for Contemporary Art, Hammond, LA

9th Annual No Dead Artists, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA 2003

Fictional Science, Artist/Curator, HEREart, New York, NY

Saltline Biennial, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL 2002

Let it Breed, Genetic Savings and Clone, Sausalito, CA

Fire to Form, Grounds for Sculpture, Trenton, NJ

2001. CALF Annual Exhibition, Artist’s Television Access, San Francisco, CA Museum Of Future Atrocities, Artist’s Television Access, San Francisco, CA

2000. The Game Show, HEREart, New York, NY

Life Support, Belcher Street Studios, San Francisco, CA

1999. Touchy Feely, San Francisco State University Art Gallery, CA

Fire Arts Festival Faculty Show, The Crucible, Berkeley, CA

1998. Insomnia, Bucheon Gallery, San Francisco, CA

The San Francisco Art Institute 117th Annual Show: Angels and Aliens, CA

Open Studios Exhibition, SOMAR, San Francisco, CA

The Young and the Restless, Bucheon Gallery, San Francisco, CA

The Body and Technology, San Francisco State University Art Gallery, CA


Awards, Scholarships, Committees and Residencies
2009 Creative Capital Professional Development Workshop

2006 National Sculpture Factory Artist in Residence, Cork, Ireland Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant

Visual Arts Steering Committee, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA 2005 Sculpture Park Search Committee, Louisiana State University,

2004 Louisiana Division of the Arts Mini-Grant

2002 California College of Arts Scholarship

1998 Public Glass Scholarship, Public Glass, San Francisco, CA Full scholarship to Casting Hollow Forms

1997 Kohler Arts/Industry Program, Internship, Iron Foundry, Kohler, WI

1994-1997 School of the Art Institute of Chicago Merit Scholarship (based on portfolio review)

Bibliography

2011 Finn Valley Voice, Donegal Ireland, Review of Portrait of a Burnt Wood, (September 2011)

Donegal Democrat, Donegal Ireland, Review of Portrait of a Burnt Wood (September 2011)

2010 BBC Radio Interview for “The Strand” http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p007yj48#p0088rq9

2009 Global Warming at the Icebox, Review of Exhibition Sculpture Magazine, (September 2009)

Morbid Curiosities, Review of Morbid Anatomy, Gambit Weekly, New Orleans, LA, (May 26, 2009)

2008 Global Warming fills up the Icebox, Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia PA, (October 19, 2008)

Global Warming at Icebox, (catalogue) Philadelphia, PA

2007 Florence Biennale, (catalogue) Florence, Italy

2005 Chicory Miles goes forward, backward and upside down and takes us with her.

Review of Earose with photograph. Times Picayune, Lagniappe, New Orleans, LA (June 10, 2005)

Mutants and Mysteries, Review of Earose with photograph Gambit Weekly, New Orleans, LA (July 5, 2005 vol. 26 #27)

2004 Strange Science, Review of Maiden Louisiana with photograph Gambit Weekly, New Orleans, LA (November 16, 2004 vol. 25, # 46

Nine Lives, Review of No Dead Artists with photograph

Gambit Weekly, New Orleans, LA (September 7, 2004 vol. 25, #36)

Constructed Realities, (catalogue) Southeastern Louisiana Center for Contemporary Art

2003 Inspiration and Influence, Review of Southern Current (November 16, 2003) Mobile Register, Mobile, Alabama (November 16, 2003)

Southern Current, (catalogue), Center for Living Arts, Mobile Alabama

Genesis, Genetics, and Luck, Review of State of Grace with photograph Gambit Weekly, New Orleans, LA (June 10, 2003, vol. 24, #24)

1998 Angels and Aliens (catalogue) San Francisco Art Institute

The Medicine Show featured in conjunction with woman’s health week. Television: ABC 26 News, New Orleans, LA (May 26, 1998)

Visiting Artist Lectures

2011 Webster University, Vienna, Austria Balor Arts Centre, Donegal, Ireland

2007 University of Dallas, TX

ArtSpeak, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA

2006 University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland

2005 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL University of Cincinnati, OH

2004. New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, LA